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“Right now, the way to capture value in the modern capitalist economy is to get control of an asset and put up high barriers to entry, and then make everybody pay user fees.”

That’s what’s wrong with our current system according to Mark Blyth, a political economist and co-author of the book Angrynomics, who was recently interviewed by GEN. Blyth says that it’s a mistake to blame technology for this problem — what we need to do is put guardrails and regulations in place. He goes on to say that Uber’s technology, for example, could very…

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Kaushik Viswanath

Kaushik Viswanath

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Previously: Creators & Marker @Medium and business books at Penguin Random House.